The City of Billings is the largest city in Montana with a population of 115,030 as of July 1, 2017. Billings ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Montana. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Billings is located at latitude 45.7895 and longitude -108.5499 in Yellowstone County. The formal boundaries for the City of Billings (see map below) encompass a land area of 43.07 sq. miles and a water area of 0.11 sq. miles. Yellowstone County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 3,123 feet.
The City of Billings (GNIS ID: 2409849) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Montana is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Billings is located within Billings Division of Yellowstone County.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Billings population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||73,921|
|Daytime Population: Residents||55,606|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||129,527|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.13|
|Population in Households||111,940|
|Population in Familes||83,263|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||3,090|
|Median Household Income||$52,033|
|Average Household Income||$73,314|
|Per Capita Income||$30,925|
|Total Housing Units||50,609 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||29,122 (57.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||18,894 (37.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||2,593 ( 5.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$207,130|
|Average Home Value||$228,685|
|Average Household Size||2.33|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.54%|
|Per Capita Income||2.16%|
The table below compares Billings to the other 364 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Montana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 1||100th|
|Population Density||# 8||98th|
|Diversity Index||# 51||86th|
|Median Household Income||# 110||70th|
|Per Capita Income||# 97||74th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Montana Census Data Comparison Tool.